One very pressing issue that hasn’t gotten the attention it deserves in Orthodox theology is that of healing anger and bitterness borne by people who having been wronged in one way or another, great and small.

How, in other words, do we forgive our enemies and set down burdens of hate, bitterness, resentment? It is true that these poison the heart of the one who bears them. But how to draw the poison out and heal the wounds hurt has caused?

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